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Paleoctenophora

Taxonomy
Paleoctenophora was named by Stanley and Sturmer (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi-l]. Its type is Paleoctenophora brasseli.

It was assigned to Ctenophora by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Paleoctenophora Stanley and Sturmer p. 518 figs. Figures 1-3
2002Paleoctenophora Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
RankNameAuthor
phylumCtenophoraEschscholtz 1829
genusPaleoctenophora

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available